The area of Townsville combines rugged outback, subtropical rainforests and charming seaside towns into one rich holiday environment. From adventure sports such as rock climbing and bungee jumping to relaxed pastimes such as sun worshiping and snorkelling Townsville offers it all. An excellent destination for a family holiday, with so much to offer all members of the family that no moment will go to waste. For a view of rural life take a trip to a working mango farm or sugar cane farm, enthralling for both children and adults alike. Scuba divers will appreciate the closeness of the Great Barrier Reef, one of the world's premier dive locations.
What is great about Townsville is that not only do you have the gorgeous Great Barrier Reef on your doorstep but you also have rainforests and the outback beckoning you. There are a plethora of activities all designed to put you in touch with the natural beauty of this region so whether you want to explore by land or sea you will have a great time in Townsville.